States

State RS Signed Ratified APIC Signed Ratified
Afghanistan 10 Feb, 2003
Albania 18 Jul, 1998 31 Jan, 2003 02 Aug, 2006
Algeria 28 Dec, 2000
Andorra 18 Jul, 1998 30 Apr, 2001 21 Jun, 2004 11 Feb, 2005
Angola 07 Oct, 1998
Antigua and Barbuda 23 Oct, 1998 18 Jun, 2001
Argentina 08 Jan, 1999 08 Feb, 2001 07 Oct, 2002 01 Feb, 2007
Armenia 01 Oct, 1999
Australia 09 Dec, 1998 01 Jul, 2002
Austria 07 Oct, 1998 28 Dec, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 17 Dec, 2003
Azerbaijan
Bahamas 29 Dec, 2000 30 Jun, 2004
Bahrain 11 Dec, 2000
Bangladesh 16 Sep, 1999 23 Mar, 2010
Barbados 08 Sep, 2000 10 Dec, 2002
Belarus
Belgium 10 Sep, 1998 28 Jun, 2000 11 Sep, 2002 28 Mar, 2005
Belize 05 Apr, 2000 05 Apr, 2000 26 Sep, 2003 14 Sep, 2005
Benin 24 Sep, 1999 22 Jan, 2002 10 Sep, 2002 24 Jan, 2006
Bhutan
Bolivia, Plurinational State of 17 Jul, 1998 27 Jun, 2002 23 Mar, 2004 20 Jan, 2006
Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 Jul, 2000 11 Apr, 2002 24 Jan, 2012
Botswana 08 Sep, 2000 08 Sep, 2000 13 Nov, 2008
Brazil 07 Feb, 2000 20 Jun, 2002 17 May, 2004 12 Dec, 2011
Brunei Darussalam
Bulgaria 11 Feb, 1999 11 Apr, 2002 02 May, 2003 28 Jul, 2006
Burkina Faso 30 Nov, 1998 16 Apr, 2004 07 May, 2004 10 Oct, 2005
Burundi 13 Jan, 1999 21 Sep, 2004
Cabo Verde 28 Dec, 2000 10 Oct, 2011
Cambodia 23 Oct, 2000 11 Apr, 2002
Cameroon 17 Jul, 1998
Canada 18 Dec, 1998 07 Jul, 2000 30 Apr, 2004 22 Jun, 2004
Central African Republic 07 Dec, 1999 03 Oct, 2001 06 Oct, 2006
Chad 20 Oct, 1999 01 Nov, 2006
Chile 11 Sep, 1998 29 Jun, 2009 26 Sep, 2011
China
Colombia 10 Dec, 1998 05 Aug, 2002 18 Dec, 2003 15 Apr, 2009
Comoros 22 Sep, 2000 18 Aug, 2006
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 08 Sep, 2000 11 Apr, 2002 03 Jul, 2007
Congo, Republic of the 17 Jul, 1998 03 May, 2004
Cook Islands 18 Jul, 2008
Costa Rica 07 Oct, 1998 07 Jun, 2001 16 Sep, 2002 28 Apr, 2011
Côte d'Ivoire 30 Nov, 1998 15 Feb, 2013
Croatia 12 Oct, 1998 21 May, 2001 23 Sep, 2003 17 Dec, 2004
Cuba
Cyprus 15 Oct, 1998 07 Mar, 2002 10 Jun, 2003 18 Aug, 2005
Czech Republic 13 Apr, 1999 21 Jul, 2009 04 May, 2011
Denmark 25 Sep, 1998 21 Jun, 2001 13 Sep, 2002 03 Jun, 2005
Djibouti 07 Oct, 1998 05 Nov, 2002
Dominica 12 Feb, 2001
Dominican Republic 08 Sep, 2000 12 May, 2005 10 Sep, 2009
Ecuador 07 Oct, 1998 05 Feb, 2002 26 Sep, 2002 19 Apr, 2006
Egypt 26 Dec, 2000
El Salvador 03 Mar, 2016
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea 07 Oct, 1998
Estonia 27 Dec, 1999 30 Jan, 2002 27 Jun, 2003 13 Sep, 2004
Ethiopia
Fiji 29 Nov, 1999 29 Nov, 1999
Finland 07 Oct, 1998 29 Dec, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 08 Dec, 2004
France 18 Jul, 1998 09 Jun, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 17 Feb, 2004
Gabon 22 Dec, 1998 20 Sep, 2000 22 Sep, 2010
Gambia 04 Dec, 1998 28 Jun, 2002
Georgia 18 Jul, 1998 05 Sep, 2003 10 Mar, 2010
Germany 10 Dec, 1998 11 Dec, 2000 14 Jul, 2003 02 Sep, 2004
Ghana 18 Jul, 1998 20 Dec, 1999 12 Sep, 2003
Greece 18 Jul, 1998 15 May, 2002 25 Sep, 2003 06 Jul, 2007
Grenada 19 May, 2011
Guatemala 02 Apr, 2012
Guinea 07 Sep, 2000 14 Jul, 2003 01 Apr, 2004
Guinea-Bissau 12 Sep, 2000
Guyana 28 Dec, 2000 24 Sep, 2004 16 Nov, 2005
Haiti 26 Feb, 1999
Honduras 07 Oct, 1998 01 Jul, 2002 01 Apr, 2008
Hungary 15 Jan, 1999 30 Nov, 2001 10 Sep, 2002 22 Mar, 2006
Iceland 26 Aug, 1998 25 May, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 01 Dec, 2003
India
Indonesia
Iran, Islamic Republic of 31 Dec, 2000
Iraq
Ireland 07 Oct, 1998 11 Apr, 2002 09 Sep, 2003 20 Nov, 2006
Israel 31 Dec, 2000
Italy 18 Jul, 1998 26 Jul, 1999 10 Sep, 2002 20 Nov, 2006
Jamaica 08 Sep, 2000 30 Jun, 2004
Japan 17 Jul, 2007
Jordan 07 Oct, 1998 11 Apr, 2002 28 Jun, 2004
Kazakhstan
Kenya 11 Aug, 1999 15 Mar, 2005
Kiribati
Korea, Democratic People's Republic of
Korea, Republic of 08 Mar, 2000 13 Nov, 2002 28 Jun, 2004 18 Oct, 2006
Kuwait 08 Sep, 2000
Kyrgyzstan 08 Dec, 1998
Lao People's Democratic Republic (Laos)
Latvia 22 Apr, 1999 28 Jun, 2002 29 Jun, 2004 23 Dec, 2004
Lebanon
Lesotho 30 Nov, 1998 06 Sep, 2000 16 Sep, 2005
Liberia 17 Jul, 1998 22 Sep, 2004 16 Sep, 2005
Libya
Liechtenstein 18 Jul, 1998 02 Oct, 2001 21 Sep, 2004
Lithuania 10 Dec, 1998 12 May, 2003 25 May, 2004 30 Dec, 2004
Luxembourg 13 Oct, 1998 08 Sep, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 20 Jan, 2006
Madagascar 18 Jul, 1998 14 Mar, 2008 12 Sep, 2002
Malawi 02 Mar, 1999 19 Sep, 2002 07 Oct, 2009
Malaysia
Maldives 21 Sep, 2011
Mali 17 Jul, 1998 16 Aug, 2000 20 Sep, 2002 08 Jul, 2004
Malta 17 Jul, 1998 29 Nov, 2002 21 Sep, 2011
Marshall Islands 06 Sep, 2000 07 Dec, 2000
Mauritania
Mauritius 11 Nov, 1998 05 Mar, 2002
Mexico 07 Sep, 2000 28 Oct, 2005 26 Sep, 2007
Micronesia, Federated States of
Moldova, Republic of 08 Sep, 2000 12 Oct, 2010
Monaco 18 Jul, 1998
Mongolia 29 Dec, 2000 11 Apr, 2002 04 Feb, 2003
Montenegro 23 Oct, 2006 23 Oct, 2006
Morocco 08 Sep, 2000
Mozambique 28 Dec, 2000
Myanmar
Namibia 27 Oct, 1998 25 Jun, 2002 10 Sep, 2002 29 Jan, 2004
Nauru 13 Dec, 2000 12 Nov, 2001
Nepal
Netherlands 18 Jul, 1998 17 Jul, 2001 11 Sep, 2003 24 Jul, 2008
New Zealand 07 Oct, 1998 07 Sep, 2000 22 Oct, 2002 14 Apr, 2004
Nicaragua
Niger 17 Jul, 1998 11 Apr, 2002
Nigeria 01 Jun, 2000 27 Sep, 2001
Norway 28 Aug, 1998 16 Feb, 2000 10 Sep, 2002 10 Sep, 2002
Oman 20 Dec, 2000
Pakistan
Palau
Palestine 02 Jan, 2015 02 Jan, 2015
Panama 18 Jul, 1998 21 Mar, 2002 14 Apr, 2003 16 Aug, 2004
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay 07 Oct, 1998 14 May, 2001 11 Feb, 2004 19 Jul, 2005
Peru 07 Dec, 2000 10 Nov, 2001 10 Sep, 2002
Philippines 28 Dec, 2000 30 Aug, 2011
Poland 09 Apr, 1999 12 Nov, 2001 30 Jun, 2004 10 Feb, 2009
Portugal 07 Oct, 1998 05 Feb, 2002 10 Dec, 2002 03 Oct, 2007
Qatar
Romania 07 Jul, 1999 11 Apr, 2002 30 Jun, 2004 17 Nov, 2005
Russian Federation 13 Sep, 2000
Rwanda
Saint Kitts and Nevis 22 Aug, 2006
Saint Lucia 27 Aug, 1999 18 Aug, 2010
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 03 Dec, 2002
Samoa 17 Jul, 1998 16 Sep, 2002 08 Apr, 2016
San Marino 18 Jul, 1998 13 May, 1999
Sao Tome and Principe 28 Dec, 2000
Saudi Arabia
Senegal 18 Jul, 1998 02 Feb, 1999 19 Sep, 2002 25 Sep, 2014
Serbia 19 Dec, 2000 06 Sep, 2001 18 Jul, 2003 07 May, 2004
Seychelles 28 Dec, 2000 10 Aug, 2010
Sierra Leone 17 Oct, 1998 15 Sep, 2000 26 Sep, 2003
Singapore
Slovakia 23 Dec, 1998 11 Apr, 2002 19 Dec, 2003 26 May, 2004
Slovenia 07 Oct, 1998 31 Dec, 2001 25 Sep, 2003 23 Sep, 2004
Solomon Islands 03 Dec, 1998
Somalia
South Africa 17 Jul, 1998 27 Nov, 2000
South Sudan
Spain 18 Jul, 1998 24 Oct, 2000 21 Apr, 2003 24 Sep, 2009
Sri Lanka
Sudan 08 Sep, 2000
Suriname 15 Jul, 2008
Swaziland
Sweden 07 Oct, 1998 28 Jun, 2001 19 Feb, 2004 13 Jan, 2005
Switzerland 18 Jul, 1998 12 Oct, 2001 10 Sep, 2002 25 Sep, 2012
Syrian Arab Republic 29 Nov, 2000
Tajikistan 30 Nov, 1998 05 May, 2000
Tanzania, United Republic of 29 Dec, 2000 20 Aug, 2002 27 Jan, 2004
Thailand 02 Oct, 2000
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia 07 Oct, 1998 06 Mar, 2002 19 Oct, 2005
Timor-Leste 06 Sep, 2002
Togo
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago 23 Mar, 1999 06 Apr, 1999 10 Sep, 2002 06 Feb, 2003
Tunisia 24 Jun, 2011 29 Jun, 2011
Turkey
Turkmenistan
Tuvalu
Uganda 17 Mar, 1999 14 Jun, 2002 07 Apr, 2004 21 Jan, 2009
Ukraine 20 Jan, 2000 29 Jan, 2007
United Arab Emirates 27 Nov, 2000
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland 30 Nov, 1998 04 Oct, 2001 10 Sep, 2002 25 Jan, 2008
United States of America 31 Dec, 2000
Uruguay 19 Dec, 2000 28 Jun, 2002 30 Jun, 2004 03 Nov, 2006
Uzbekistan 29 Dec, 2000
Vanuatu 02 Dec, 2011
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of 14 Oct, 1998 07 Jun, 2000 16 Jul, 2003
Viet Nam
Yemen 28 Dec, 2000
Zambia 17 Jul, 1998 13 Nov, 2002
Zimbabwe 17 Jul, 1998

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